Issue 114 / Week 7 / 2023
This is a hand-picked selection of last week's content from a keyboard enthusiast's perspective. Posts that may teach you something, make you think and contribute to the common knowledge of the DIY builder community.
There are 15 entries in this issue:
Behind the Scenes of Issue 114
Update on the status of the newsletter, deinfluencing, new shops and discounts, in the mailbox, deskmat, etc.
Chocofly v2.0 by u/vitvlkv with some neat features.
NINE by But She's a Girl is an updated Piano – with PCB and case files shared.
Corne thumb trackball
An updated Corne PCB which integrates a thumb trackball – shared by idank.
Lörtsy is a monoblock split Atreus-derivative by Cedutus.
SCI-CALC is a wireless mechanical calculator/macropad by techstacknerd.
Hyper170's Essence is an angled unibody split populated by a standard ANSI keycap set.
The Reviung-inspired ReviungDash47 by tumler comes with some extra keys.
Mantis with Hex caps
The Mantis prototype, shared by Felix Kuehling, is designed around the Hex caps.
Evalyn Emmerich released the next iteration of her folding btrfld – now with PCBs.
Ben Cooper's first split design: the corneoid askew-kbd with some splay.
Yask Bois by Sndr666 – yet another split keyboard.
Tips & Tricks
Another single-key PCB for keyboards: Nydas Amoeba by Andy Sawyer.
ffkb low profile trackball case
Sadek Baroudi published the files of this ffkb low profile trackball case.
XVX Cube keycaps
XVX is planning on releasing their transparent Cube keycaps with detachable legends.
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